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Railway rolls out User Depot Module to completely digitize its supply chain

30th September, 2020 Economy
  • Railway has rolled out User Depot Module (UDM).
  • The UDM developed by Centre for Railway Information Systems was rolled out digitally across all User Depots of Western Railway.
  • This system will be implemented shortly across all Zones of Indian Railways.


  • The implementation of this system will bring in changes from manual working to digital working with real time transactions and online information exchange among all stakeholders.
  • This will ensure digitization of complete supply chain, including user depots.
  • The system will facilitate economy, efficiency and transparency besides improved asset management.
  • It also will ensure improved service level and satisfaction to customers.